Dongguan, a city in Guangdong province, is located in the Pearl River Delta. It neighbours Guangzhou and Shenzhen and is part of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area. Whether you are swimming, hiking or just exploring, Dongguan enables you to enjoy these activities to the fullest. Public transport in Dongguan makes it easy to tour the province and explore the nearby cities of Hong Kong, Shenzhen, Guangzhou and Zhuhai.
Dongguan is an active, family-oriented city with a strong sense of community. The cuisine in Dongguan caters to adventurous eaters as well as those looking for food that is more familiar to their palates. It has restaurants that serve all eight Chinese style cuisines, Dongguan does not neglect the western community however, as there are many restaurants that provide an incredible variety of western dishes.
Why teach English in Dongguan?
Dongguan is the third largest foreign trade city in China. It has 31 Fortune Global 500 companies, including DuPont, Samsung Electronics, Nokia, Coca-Cola, Nestle, Wal-Mart, Nikon and Maersk.
Dongguan has been transforming from a labor-intensive city into a high-tech electronics innovator.
Dongguan is an important industrial and export city. Its major industries are electronics, machinery, textiles, furniture production and chemical products.